7-star Shami breaks Zaheer's Indian World Cup record

Mohammed Shami continued his imperious run in World Cup 2023. He picked up 7 wickets in a winning spell in the semi-final.

Shami's 7-wicket haul helped India successfully defend 397 against New Zealand in Semi final 1.

Virat Kohli's 50th ODI century and Shreyas lyer's 105 helped India post the mammoth total in a fearless show of batting in Mumbai.

Shami registered the best-ever figures in ODIs by an Indian, breaking Stuart Binny's long-time record

Shami also went past Zaheer Khan for most wickets taken by an Indian in a single edition of the World Cup

Mohammed Shami took his tally to 23 wickets in just 6 matches, including three 5- wicket hauls.

He also broke Mitchell Starc's record for most 5-wicket hauls in World Cups as he took his 4th overall and needs just 4 more wickets to equal Starc's record for most wickets in a single World Cup edition.

Zaheer Khan had picked 21 wickets in India's victorious campaign in 2011.

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Mohammed Shami got the big wickets of Kane Williamson and centurion Daryl Mitchell on Sunday.